The Simulation Education Specialist performs a full range of professional duties in designing and implementing simulation curriculum (courses, content, and materials). The incumbent works collaboratively to design, implement and evaluate clinical educational activities including curriculum development, competency programs, orientation, continuing education, staff development and professional development within a collaborative practice framework. He or she will conduct an assessment of need, design curriculum for instruction, implement, teach simulation education classes and follow up with an evaluation of curriculum created. He or she functions in the role of clinical educator, facilitator, change agent, consultant, researcher, and leader.
Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing
and Master's degree in education, business, science or healthcare required with a minimum of five years of clinical, patient care experience required.
Five years of additional teaching and instructional experience with a focus on adult education, medical/clinical education, nursing education and/or human factors training preferred. Ph.D. in an education, business, science or healthcare field preferred.
Demonstrated success in curriculum design and development. Prior simulation experience is preferred. Prior research experience is preferred. Demonstrated knowledge of relevant educational content and appropriate methods of delivery of education for adult learners. Proficient verbal and written communication skills. Demonstrated leadership, problem-solving, organizational and self-directive skills. Ability to establish and maintain effective interpersonal relationships. Ability to work with others to accomplish goals through collaboration and coordination. Ability to collect, compare, sort and prioritize information to be used in the decision-making process. Ability to flex work schedule to accommodate the needs of the practice.
License or certification
Position requires current Florida license as a registered nurse (RN). Include on resume.
Basic and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (BLS & ACLS) Instructor status must be obtained within one year of hire and maintained thereafter.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $2,777.60, based on a full-time position.
Rarely work evening and weekend hours as required by learner needs.
Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The “River City by the Sea” has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!
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